Interdisciplinary Studies


Our Interdisciplinary programs empower you to combine Royal Roads courses with credits earned at other institutions, while providing flexibility to enroll in classes from a variety of different faculties and focuses. Interdisciplinary scholars will give you the guidance to build a comprehensive education unique to your goals, as you create knowledge and find effective solutions to new challenges.

What to Expect

The world is a complex place, which means there are many ways for us to discover our place within it. Our interdisciplinary studies programs offer you a more personal approach to education and let you customize your learning experience.

  • Combine online learning with optional short-term on-campus residencies
  • Take your pick from course-based work, theses, or major projects
  • Choose from undergraduate degrees and graduate degrees

GRADUATE Delivery Duration
Doctor of Social Sciences Blended 4 years
Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies Blended 2 years (approximately)
Graduate Diploma in Interdisciplinary Studies Blended VariesĀ 
Graduate Certificate in Interdisciplinary Studies Online 8 months
UNDERGRADUATE Delivery Duration
Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies Blended 4-year degree or 2-3 years (degree completion)